Get tips for creating effective applications, resumes and cover letters while learning how to navigate those sometimes sticky situations required by the application process.
Email: Professional Communication
Learn about the best practices of professional communication, different email features and safety, and explore free online resources.
Learn valuable interviewing tips and have the chance to practice answers to frequently asked—and sometimes difficult—questions in a supportive, realistic environment.
Drop-in to get help with your resume, prep for your interview, and get your job search questions answered by WorkSource employment specialists. (Not eligible for UI job search credit; no registration required.)
Job Hunting for Mature Workers
Concerned that age is impacting your job search? Address issues such as over-qualification or career changes.
Job Search Strategies
Learn a variety of job-search methods to increase your chances at finding the perfect job. This class introduces using information about the labor market. Find out about strategies to locate job openings, like networking, informational interviews and using the internet.
Job Seeker Services – Russian
Designed for those whose primary languages are Russian, Romanian and Ukrainian. Learn the best ways to approach your job search.
Job Seeker’s Guide to the Cloud
Learn how cloud technologies such as Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive and Dropbox can assist you in your job search.
LinkedIn Help Session
Learn how to expand your network, search for LinkedIn-advertised jobs, and do company research. Attendees MUST have a current LinkedIn profile. Need help setting up an account? Ask a librarian for help.
Plan Your Job Search
Learn techniques for finding work, how to create a job search plan, and strategies for contacting employers. Other topics include planning your next career move, using social media, and ways to maximize your chances to find work faster.
Prepare for Job Interviews
Learn the benefits of pre-interview prep and how to respond touch questions in the most positive way possible.
Resumes and Cover Letters
Learn how resumes and cover letters convey to a potential employer who you are, what you know and what you have to offer. Explore different resume formats to best display your skills, knowledge and abilities.
Skills And Abilities Analysis
Identify, demonstrate and gain confidence in your skills and personal qualities in ways that will be meaningful to employers. Learn oral communication skills and practice delivering a 60 second commercial about yourself- a brief, high-impact presentation to potential employers.